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INDEX

543

Leonidas, i. 213, 214 footnote, 34.3
Lepidus, Marcus Aemilius, i. 385
Lesghians, the 5 ii. 204, 313, 317;

Nadir's   campaign   against,   360-361;

362

Le Strange, Guy, i. 24 footnote, 75 footnote
Leuctra, i. 243
Levant, the, ii. 77
Libya, i. 210, 228, 300
Lignitz, Battle of, ii. 144
Li-Kien (Chinese for Hyrcania), i. 366
Lingah, i. 38, 47
Little Balkans, i. 2
Loftus, W. K., i. 59, 60
Lohrasp, King, i. 146
Lomakin, general, ii. 463
<ongfellow, H. W. 5 his poem u Kam-

balu," Ii. 174
,op Lake, i. 366
x>p,: River, i. 12, 13
,0,$ Pierre, i. 21, ^footnote
x>uis, St, (Louis IX.), ii. 159, 169
,ouis  the  Pious, son of Charlemagne;

embassy to Mamun, ii. 114
Louis XIV., ii. 28
L.ovett, Major Beresford, ii. 466
Lucian, i. 318

uucullus, i. 367, 368, 369, 370
Ludhiana, ii. 403
Lalubi, district of, i, 71, 73
Luristan, i. 43, 47, 299, 351 ; Dynasty

established, ii. 128 5 179-257, 258
Lut, The, the great desert of Persia, i. 4,

17 5 description of, 19-22; 25, 30, 37,

120, 121-122, 166, 286, 298, 329, 338 ;

ii. 32, 48, 184
Lutf Ali Khan, Persian general, ii. 304,

312; dismissal of, 313
Lutf Ali Khan, Zand, ii. 380, 381 ; cam-
paigns of, and death, 382-384
Lycia, i. 173, 265, 266
Lycus, River, i. 314
Lydia, i. 133 et scq., 136; invention of

coinage, 137-138; war with Media, 138;

15 3, 154, 159, 162,167,173, 209, 232,

233 ;   conquered   by   Alexander   the

Great, 265

Lynch, Messrs., ii. 476, 477
Lyons, 1.415 ; council of, ii. 168-169
Lysander, i. 236

Lysias, guardian of Seleucid prince, i. 352
Lysimachia, city in Thrace, i. 342, 345
Lysimachus, i. 310 ; battle of Ipsus, 312-

313 ; 314 ; defeat and death, 315-316 ;

3J9

Macan, Dr, R. W., i. 198 footnote, 253

footnote

Maccabees, Book of, i. 351, 3 52
M'Crindle, Alexander, i. 289 footnote
Macdonald, Sir John, ii. 420, 421
Macedonia, i. 176, VJf 5 submission o^

179 > i8o, 198, 202,224, 249 ; rise of,
under Philip and Alexander, 251-260;
geography of, 251-252 ; people oŁ 252-
253; early history, 253 ; 259, 260,
262; start of the Great Expedition,
263 ; 267, 300 ; Macedonians and
Scotch compared,- 302 ; 303, 309, 310 ;
throne occupied by Demetrius, 314;
invaded by the Gauls, 317-318 ; First
Macedonian War, 338 et &qt; Second
Macedonian JVar, 340 et seq.; Third
Macedonian War, 350 ; 359, 362, 363,
M'Mahon, Sir Henry, i. n, 286 ; ii. 469
M'Neill, Sir John, ii. 428, 431, 432, 434,
43?
Macrianus, Prefect, i. 432, 433
Macrinus, i. 417
Madagascar, ii. 76
Madain (Ctesiphon); capture of, i. 538-
5395 540,541 i H. 39, 57,65
Madaktu, city of, i. 47, 91, 96
Madrasa-i-Shah Husayn, ii. 287
Maedi, the, i. 259
Magas, half-brother of Ptolemy II., i. 319
Magi, the, i. 103, 115-116, 398, 428
Magnesia, i. 214;  Battle of, 343-346;
348, 349, 362
Mahaffy, Professor J. P., i. 315 footnote $
320
Mahdiya (near Tunis), ii. 108
Mahmud, ii. 91, 95 ; career of, 96-97 5
and the Seljuks, 99 ; 100 ; 132, 133,
134, 135
Mahmud, Ghilzai Chief, ii. 310; first
expedition, 312 ; second expedition, 313,
et seq.; 321, 322, 323 ; massacres at
Isfahan, 324-325; attack on Bandar
Abbas, 325 ; death and character, 326-
327 ; 329 ; tomb desecrated, 333
Mahmud, brother of Zaman Shah, ii. 396,
403, 404, 415
Mahmud of Ghazna, Sultan, ii. 132
Mahmud Shah, Prince of Kennan, ii. 190
Mahmud (son of Malik Shah), ii. ui,
112
Mahoz Malka (fortress), i. 454
Mahun ; shrine at, ii. 238
Majd-u-Dola, Buwayhid Prince, ii. 95
Maka, now Makran, i. 173
Makran, province of, i. 160, 179, 257,
296, *97> 304, 470, 543 5 «- 53> l64 5
Boundary Commission, 465-466
Malamir, plain of, i. 48
Malay Peninsula, ii. 76
Malcolm, Sir John, ii. 196 footnote^ 214,
240, 260 footnote, 261, 314 fi&trnte, 317
footnote, 327, 381, fit footnote, 387, .388
footnote, 391, 395 footnote, 397 ; his first
mission, 398-399; 400; his second
mission, 404-405 ; third mission, 406-
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